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Practitioner Research Group - CALL FOR PAPERS - DEALINE MARCH 21ST

  • 03 Mar 2016

Title: ‘Translating Practice Wisdom to Research- Building Social Work Research Capacity’ Date: Friday 22/April Venue: UCC

We invite Social Work Practitioners/Social Work Students to submit articles for oralpresentations under the following themes:

• Different stages of research/process

• Ethics

• Diverse/innovative methodologies

• Practitioner research informing policy and/or practice

• Participatory/Service User involvement in research

• Social work research with other disciplines

Oral Presentation: You are invited to submit an abstract up to a maximum of 400 words for an oral presentationof research in which you/your team/your organisation were involved, or research which you carried out independently for an academic award which fits under one of the conference themes.Research studies, such as evaluations or audits, will also be welcomed. The time allocated for each presentation will be 15 minutes. Oral submissions must be received by March 21st 2016 to


Dr Sarah Donnelly

Chair of the IASW Practitioner Research Group


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